It has snowed in Brazil, which is an extremely rare event in a tropical country. Thanks to intense cooling, snow or icy rain fell in at least 43 Brazilian cities on Wednesday and Thursday, according to Climatempo meteorological service.
South America has encountered cold air that has entered north of Antarctica this week, resulting in some decidedly strange scenes across the continent. But no one is more bizarre than those that take place in Brazil, parts of which have not seen snow for decades.
“I’m 62 and I’ve never seen snow, you know? Seeing the beauties of nature is something indescribable, ”said a truck driver in Cambara do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul municipality. he told the Globo TV network.
But while this is certainly new, the snow and chilly cold weather also had serious consequences.